Doesn't change my view on Door Locks... This movie has some creepiness but a whole lot more of average thrills. Was hoping for a stronger female lead too, great acting but weak character overall.
I thoroughly enjoyed Bong Joon-ho's debut feature film when I first saw it more than ten years ago now, but I was not able to pick up on the rich subtleties of the film's humor at that time. Now after having lived in Korea for quite some time and learning much more about the culture first hand, I have come closer to understanding the darkly comedic masterpiece that is Barking Dogs Never Bite! As a micro analysis of modern Korean…